Obbligato

What is Obbligato?

Obbligato definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
adjective
(used as a musical direction) obligatory or indispensable; so important that it cannot be omitted.

noun, plural obA.bliA.gaA.tos, obA.bliA.gaA.ti [ob-li-gah-tee; Italian awb-blee-gah-tee] /E?E?ba??lEaE?gE?a??ti; Italian E?E?ba??bliE?gE?a??ti/.
an obbligato part or accompaniment.
a continuing or persistent subordinate or background motif.
a subordinate part of a solo.

 

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